New York Botanical Garden (2900 Southern Boulevard)
$28, $25/students & seniors, $12/ages 2-12, free/under 2
Explore more than 30 pumpkin-headed scarecrows set among giant and unusual pumpkins and gourds in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden. Put on a festive fall puppet show and have a spooky tea party in the Victorian playhouse. Guided activities on afternoons and weekends include potting up a spooky spider plant or investigating creepy crawlers in the pond and soil. And see some gorgeous glass sea monsters in the Chihuly exhibit. On weekends, meet the creepy critters of Halloween.
Eats & Treats: The family-friendly menu at the counter-service Pine Tree Café offers fresh panini, pizza, salads and snacks. Shop for artisanal caramels, infused olive oils and other tasty treats at the charming gift shop.
Also at this location:
- Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii Saturday, May 19–Sunday, October 28 10:00 am–6:00 pm
- Celebrate Hawaii Weekend: Fashion & Design Saturday, July 28 10:00 am–6:00 pm
- Celebrate Hawaii Weekend: Fashion & Design Sunday, July 29 10:00 am–6:00 pm